The table below looks at the statistics for PABX skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PABX over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Private Automatic Branch Exchange
Rank 582 580 568
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -12
Contract jobs citing PABX 14 13 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.030% 0.028% 0.020%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.20% 0.18% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 3
Average daily rate £388 £345 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.31% +43.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £205 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £400 £318
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £345 £278
% change year-on-year
+12.31% +24.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £12.90 £22.65
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -43.04%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £12.90 £22.65
% change year-on-year
- -43.04%
PABX
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Communications & Networking Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
6850 7067 6159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.52% 15.01% 13.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 4085 3968 3287
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £220 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 310 415 367
Average hourly rate £27.50 £23.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.56% +21.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.00 £42.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

PABX
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PABX across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

PABX Jobs Demand Trend in England

PABX
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PABX across the England region.

PABX Daily Rate Trend in England

PABX
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PABX across the England region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

PABX Daily Rate Histogram in England

PABX
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PABX across the England region.

PABX Hourly Rate Trend in England

PABX
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PABX within the England region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +9 8 £313 -21.87% 1
South West +8 4 £356 +50.00%
South East +16 1 £625 +81.15%
East Midlands -14 1 £388 -
PABX
UK

PABX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing PABX also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PABX.

1 16 (66.67%) LAN
2 13 (54.17%) WAN
3 12 (50.00%) Finance
4 11 (45.83%) Wi-Fi
4 11 (45.83%) VoIP
5 10 (41.67%) Data Centre
6 8 (33.33%) Telecoms
6 8 (33.33%) Cisco
6 8 (33.33%) SAN
6 8 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (29.17%) OLTP
7 7 (29.17%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (29.17%) NAS
7 7 (29.17%) DevOps
7 7 (29.17%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (29.17%) BYOD
8 6 (25.00%) Retail
9 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
10 4 (16.67%) DNS
10 4 (16.67%) DHCP
10 4 (16.67%) Windows
10 4 (16.67%) Siemens
10 4 (16.67%) Firewall
11 3 (12.50%) Change Management
11 3 (12.50%) Migration
11 3 (12.50%) Wireless
11 3 (12.50%) CheckPoint
11 3 (12.50%) Project Management
11 3 (12.50%) ITIL

PABX
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing PABX also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PABX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (4.17%) IBM Notes
2 1 (4.17%) IIS
2 1 (4.17%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Office
2 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (66.67%) LAN
2 13 (54.17%) WAN
3 11 (45.83%) VoIP
3 11 (45.83%) Wi-Fi
4 8 (33.33%) SAN
5 7 (29.17%) NAS
6 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
7 4 (16.67%) DHCP
7 4 (16.67%) DNS
7 4 (16.67%) Firewall
8 3 (12.50%) Ethernet
8 3 (12.50%) Wireless
8 3 (12.50%) WLAN
9 2 (8.33%) ADSL
9 2 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (8.33%) ISDN
9 2 (8.33%) MD110
9 2 (8.33%) MPLS
9 2 (8.33%) PBX
9 2 (8.33%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (29.17%) OLTP
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 12 (50.00%) Finance
2 8 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 6 (25.00%) Retail
4 1 (4.17%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Architect
2 8 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
3 7 (29.17%) Enterprise Architect
4 6 (25.00%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
5 5 (20.83%) Database Architect
6 4 (16.67%) Analyst
7 3 (12.50%) Network Analyst
7 3 (12.50%) Telecoms Engineer
8 2 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
8 2 (8.33%) Network Architect
8 2 (8.33%) Network Engineer
8 2 (8.33%) Project Manager
8 2 (8.33%) Service Assurance Manager
8 2 (8.33%) Service Manager
8 2 (8.33%) Technical Architect
8 2 (8.33%) Telecoms Analyst
9 1 (4.17%) Active Directory Architect
9 1 (4.17%) Citrix Technical Architect
9 1 (4.17%) IT Analyst
9 1 (4.17%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (41.67%) Data Centre
2 7 (29.17%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (29.17%) BYOD
3 1 (4.17%) PMI
3 1 (4.17%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Windows
2 3 (12.50%) Android
3 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (29.17%) DevOps
3 3 (12.50%) Change Management
3 3 (12.50%) ITIL
3 3 (12.50%) Migration
3 3 (12.50%) Project Management
4 2 (8.33%) Problem Management
4 2 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (8.33%) Time Management
4 2 (8.33%) TOGAF
4 2 (8.33%) Use Case
5 1 (4.17%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.17%) Content Management
5 1 (4.17%) Data Migration
5 1 (4.17%) DNA
5 1 (4.17%) Load Balancing
5 1 (4.17%) Network Planning
5 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.17%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) CCNA
1 3 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (8.33%) MCSE
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) PMI Certification
3 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.33%) Terminal Services
2 2 (8.33%) XenApp
3 1 (4.17%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) AirWatch
1 1 (4.17%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (4.17%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) Cisco
2 4 (16.67%) Siemens
3 3 (12.50%) CheckPoint
3 3 (12.50%) Citrix
3 3 (12.50%) VMware
4 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (8.33%) Mitel
4 2 (8.33%) Palo Alto
5 1 (4.17%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 1 (4.17%) Bloomberg
5 1 (4.17%) BT
5 1 (4.17%) Ciena
5 1 (4.17%) Ericsson
5 1 (4.17%) F5
5 1 (4.17%) HP
5 1 (4.17%) Ipanema Technologies
5 1 (4.17%) Juniper
5 1 (4.17%) Lotus
5 1 (4.17%) Red Box
5 1 (4.17%) Sonus